Authorities are waiting to identify a body found by rescuers searching for a British woman who fell overboard from a cruise ship in the Atlantic.
The passenger was reported missing on the Aurora as it sailed from the Spanish city La Coruna to Barcelona, P&O Cruises said.
The woman hasn't been named.
It's been reported that rescuers searching for a missing cruise passenger on board the P&O ship Aurora have recovered a body from the Mediterranean. More to follow....
A search operation is under way for a British woman believed to have fallen overboard from a cruise ship in the Mediterranean. The passenger was reported missing on the Aurora ship as it sailed from the Portuguese city Oporto to Barcelona yesterday, P&O Cruises said.
The ship's crew were alerted and ordered an immediate search of the area which has so far failed to find the as-yet unnamed woman. Authorities are now providing assistance for the missing woman's family, the cruise operator said.